70 Greatest Quotes About Lie
There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize itself; anyone who wants to recognize it has to be a lie.
An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie.
No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's eyes.
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
John F. Kennedy
There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
Perhaps the great American Republic, whose interests lie in the Pacific and who has no hand in the spoliation of Africa, may someday dream of foreign possession.
One ought always to lie, when one can do good by it;.
Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients, which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed.
When people tell a lie about something, they have to make up a bunch of lies to go with the first one. ‘Mythomania’ is the word for it.
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
You're not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.
Why lie? I'm not going to be a hypocrite and say the opposite of what I think, like some others do.
I'm not going to lie; listen, I'm nice at basketball.
True love will triumph in the end—which may or may not be a lie, but if it is a lie, it's the most beautiful lie we have.
They follow the Hitler line - no matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
John F. Kennedy
The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.
George Bernard Shaw
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
Pope John Paul II
I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette.
I'm telling you a lie in a vicious effort that you will repeat my lie over and over until it becomes true.
Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most, grows two thereby.
The law condemns and punishes only actions within certain definite and narrow limits; it thereby justifies, in a way, all similar actions that lie outside those limits.
By a lie, a man... annihilates his dignity as a man.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
The burdens of generations of poverty and powerlessness lie heavy in the fields of America. If we fail, there are those who will see violence as the shortcut to change.
Animals don't lie. Animals don't criticize. If animals have moody days, they handle them better than humans do.
I never lie," I said offhand. "At least not to those I don't love.
A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.
He who has the fastest golf cart never has a bad lie.
Those in possession of absolute power can not only prophesy and make their prophecies come true, but they can also lie and make their lies come true.
I never lie. I believe everything I say, so it's not a lie.
Multiculturalism leads to parallel societies and therefore remains a 'life lie.'.
Immortality: A toy which people cry for, And on their knees apply for, Dispute, contend and lie for, And if allowed Would be right proud Eternally to die for.
Given the choice between accomplishing something and just lying around, I'd rather lie around. No contest.
Scales always lie. They don't make a scale that ever told the truth about value, about worth, about significance.
The capacities by which we can gain insights into higher worlds lie dormant within each one of us.
A friend once said, and I found to be true,That everyday people, they lie to God too,So what makes you think, that they won't lie to you.
Whoever tells a lie is not pure of heart, and such a person can not cook a clean soup.
Ludwig van Beethoven
I ain't gonna lie: I love that cheese.
The lie took form as she spoke, pulling on as many strands of truth as it could reach.